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Sport BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma at Shooters Hill Sixth Form College

Course description

A BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma is a practical, work-related course. You learn by completing projects and assignments that are based on realistic workplace situations, activities and demands. As well as learning about employment in the Sports industry you develop the skills you need to start a career.

The BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma is equivalent to three A Levels, which means that when you have completed the course, you can choose whether to get a job straight away or go on to university.

The Diploma prepares students for employment in the Sports / Leisure industry or progression to university.

Course content

This subject has the following units of assessment:

The Body in Action;
Health and Safety in Sport;
Training and Fitness for Sport;
Sports Coaching;
Sports Development;
Practical Team Sports;
Sports Nutrition;
Sports and Society;
Leadership in Sport;
Psychology for Sports Performance;
Exercise, Health and Lifestyle;
The Sports Industry;
Preparation for Sport;
Planning and Leading Sports Activities;
Practical Sports

Entry requirements

You should have a broad education including BTEC First in Sport (Level 2) and / or five GCSEs (graded C or above). In addition, the interest and potential to succeed in achieving the qualification.

Further information

Students have the opportunity to participate in trips and visits throughout the year.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Shooters Hill Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 13 January 2016
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